Last Activity:04-15-2010 5:45 PM
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-14-2010 at 10:50 PM
And also, they are just threaded in the gun. You should be able to just untwist it with a small
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-14-2010 at 10:49 PM
Hey PortugalI'm no gun expert but I do own and hunt with a percussion cap style muzzle loader
and the piece your asking about is called a 'nipple'. The percussion cap that ignites the
powder in the ba...
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-13-2010 at 02:31 AM
Thank you everyone for your input. The mystery seems to be solved. I heard back from the owner
of North Star West Inc. he identified the gun as one of the companys very early productions
from the earl...
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-11-2010 at 08:53 PM
The gun seems to be missing the serpent sideplate. He thought that the shotgun style barrel
with the bead at the end didn't seem right. He also said that it is easy to get a fox stamp to
put on the ba...
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-10-2010 at 11:35 PM
I sent these photos to a contact at Sitting Fox and he doesn't seem to think it's authentic.
Any more thoughts or info? Thanks Hawg.
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-09-2010 at 03:37 AM
These are the photos that I took of my mystery musket. Notice that the fox logo has five dots
under it. The logo from the Sitting Fox website didn't have these dots. Any further thoughts?
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-06-2010 at 12:29 AM
I checked out the site and the company logo looks a little different and the guns they offer
seem of better quality. I'm wondering if maybe someone bought some parts from them and carved
their own sto...
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-06-2010 at 12:01 AM
Dang. Sounds like you may have hit it right on the head HAWG. I will check out the link you put
up. Thanks a lot.
Posted in thread: Mystery Musket on 04-05-2010 at 04:11 AM
Hi all. I have an identification issue I hope someone can help me with. I recently acquired a
blackpowder flintlock musket. To me it doesn't appear to be authentic due to its low quality